Due to its proximity with the Mediterranean Sea, Barcelona’s cuisine mainly consists of exquisite seafood; besides, the use of cereals, vegetables, and fruits. All this makes its cuisine one of the healthiest and the city popularly known as the “Capital of Mediterranean diet”.
Being in the city visitors are always eager to try the so popular Tapas that are a wide variety of appetizers or snacks in Spanish cuisine. They could be either cold or hot.
Going to tapas bars and restaurants has a social effect. People go there to have a pleasant conversation with friends and the main focus is not upon eating the entire meal but having a good time out.
Five 5 Tapas bars in Barcelona are:
Bar Celta Pulpería is a tapas bar known mainly for its tasty octopus dishes.
Address is Carrer de la Mercè, 16, 08002 Barcelona, Spain. Geographical coordinates: 41.380367, 2.180225
Cal Pep Restaurant is one of the most known tapas restaurants in Barcelona. The food is always fresh and tasty. The service and staff are very hospitable. Address: Plaça de les Olles, 8, 08003 Barcelona, Spain. Geographical coordinates: 41.384698,2.183741
Can Ramonet is a tapas restaurant, founded in the 18th century. It is known as the oldest one in Barcelona.
Address: Calle Maquinista 17, 08003 Barcelona, Spain (La Barceloneta). Geographical coordinates: 41.381059,2.188981
La Cova Fumada: Bombas (a kind of potato balls) served with served with a choice of three sauces.
Address: Carrer Baluard 56, Barcelona. Geographical Coordinates: 41.379594, 2.189344
Los Toreros: has a central location. The décor is interesting. Tapas “rabo de toro” is always the most preferred meal as well as sangría is the preferred drink there. Address: Carrer d’en Xuclà 3-5, Raval/Ramblas, Barcelona. Geographical Coordinates: